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Archive for May, 2013

Argos Community Schools Announce 2013 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

May 31, 2013
Argos Community Schools Announce 2013 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

    06/03/13 Emily Ann Alcorn, daughter of Jon and Jacki Alcorn, has earned the distinction of being named the Valedictorian of Argos High School’s Class of 2013.  Emily has earned a 4.122 on a 4.0 scale. Emily has been active in numerous school organizations and activities during her four years at Argos Jr.-Sr....
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Hiatt Summer Intern with Mayor Senter

May 31, 2013
Hiatt Summer Intern with Mayor Senter

  06/03/13  Indiana University junior, Bryt Hiatt, only has a few days under his belt as an intern working under Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter, but his interest in politics is nothing new. Hiatt said he emailed Senter asking if any intern positions were available and immediately got the return call and an interview. Hiatt...
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Late ISTEP Results Delay Teacher Evaluations

May 31, 2013
Late ISTEP Results Delay Teacher Evaluations

  06/03/13 Computer glitches experienced as Hoosier school children took the required ISTEP tests are now leading to difficulties for both teachers and students. CTB/McGraw-Hill, the company that administered the tests for a four-year contract (through June, 2014) fee of $95 million, was unable to keep computers up and running during the second round...
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Northern Trust to Manage Investment Programs for Indiana’s Marshall County Community Foundation

May 31, 2013
Northern Trust to Manage Investment Programs for Indiana’s  Marshall County Community Foundation

    06/03/13  Northern Trust announced that it has been selected to provide Chief Investment Officer Outsourcing services for the Marshall County Community Foundation (MCCF), based in Plymouth.  MCCF will be serviced by Northern Trust’s Foundation and Institutional Advisors team, which works with mid-sized non-profit groups.  Northern Trust will manage approximately $30 million across...
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PHS Girls Tennis Tandum enter Semi-State

May 31, 2013
PHS Girls Tennis Tandum enter Semi-State

  Here is the schedule for today’s SEMI-STATE round.   Two Lady Pilgrim Raquettiers will be participating.  Seniors Andrea Shook & Marissa Garmen will face the winners of the Laporte-St. Joe winners.   4.  LaPorte Match 1:   Brett Coverstone (11) / Rachel Schermerhorn (11) West Noble (7‐6, 1‐0) vs. Vanessa Olson (12) / Marlo Owczarzak (12) Lake Central (6‐3; 4‐0). Match 2:   South Bend St. Joseph‐LaPorte winner vs. Marissa German (12) / Andrea Shook (12) Plymouth (16‐3; 5‐0). Championship: Winner of Match 1 vs. Winner of Match 2.   Good Luck Girls.
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Advisory: Strong to severe storms likely beginning Friday night Continuing through Sunday

May 31, 2013
Advisory: Strong to severe storms likely beginning Friday night Continuing through Sunday

  05/31/13 The National Weather Service Hazardous Forecast indicates the potential for strong to severe weather beginning this evening and tonight. Damaging wind gusts associated with the storms is the primary threat.  However, large hail up to one inch in diameter and an isolated Tornado cannot be ruled out. There is also a good...
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Five Returning Champions Headline Track & Field State Finals

May 31, 2013

The state’s best in high school track and field converge in Bloomington this weekend as the IHSAA conducts the                110th Boys State Finals on Friday and the 40th Girls State Finals on Saturday. Both meets will be contested at the Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex on the campus of Indiana University with field events beginning at 3 pm ET and running events at 4:15 pm ET. Plymouth will be represented down State this weekend. In the GIRLS 4×800 Meter Relay… the team of:   Megan Fisher (SR), Abby Patrick (sph), Allie Wright (sph), Libbie Read (sph), Debbie Anders (jr), Alex Drummond (fr) and Shelby Harrell (jr) will be participating.   (sph) Allie Wright will...
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Mayor Senter Appoints Mark Owen as Assistant Chief

May 30, 2013
Mayor Senter Appoints Mark Owen as Assistant Chief

  05/31/13 Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter announced the appointment of Mark Owen as Assistant Chief of Police.  Owen has been with the department since July of 1994. Owen was promoted to the rank of corporal in 2000 and promoted to his current rank of sergeant in 2005.  He is certified as a firearms instructor...
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Art Lawrence Jr. Sentenced to Twelve Years for Conspiracy to Deal in Methamphetamine

May 30, 2013
Art Lawrence Jr. Sentenced to Twelve Years for Conspiracy to Deal in Methamphetamine

    05/31/13 Arthur David Lawrence Jr., 30, of Plymouth was sentenced Thursday in Marshall Superior Court No. 1 to 12 years imprisonment for conspiracy to deal in methamphetamine.  In open court, Lawrence admitted that on August 13, 2012, within 1000 feet of the Argos Town Park, he agreed with Robert Bowen II to...
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City Approves Appropration to Purchase Property at 301 East Garro

May 30, 2013
City Approves Appropration to Purchase Property at 301 East Garro

  05/31/13 Tuesday evening the Plymouth Common Council approved a couple of additional appropriations following a public hearing.  The additionals were actually just making funds the city already has on hand available to spend.  The first was appropriating $37,200 in the unsafe building fund to cover the meth testing and clean-up at 308 and...
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